The independent jury panel has shortlisted all the project categories, and voting for the 2019 [d]arc awards is now open. All product entries are automatically shortlisted.

Please note: All votes must be cast within the voting period. All eligible designers that participate by voting in all 13 categories will qualify for a free ticket to [d]arc night the awards party on 5th December. Tickets for the awards party will sell out so make sure you vote to avoid disappointment.



Who is eligible to vote

Only independent lighting designers, light artists, interior designers and architects are eligible to vote (no members of the public and no suppliers of any sort including manufacturers or distributors who provide a lighting design service).
• Registration to vote will only be accepted from bona fide company email addresses where possible (no generic email addresses, eg, info@ etc; no gmail / yahoo etc).
• Please supply your full company contact details (including company, not personal, address) so we can verify your vote and send you your [d]arc night ticket.

How To Vote

• View the entries on the [d]arc awards website and choose your favourite schemes and products before heading to the specifically designed voting platform where you can cast your votes.
• One vote per category – you simply vote in each of the 13 categories by clicking on the category and then your chosen project/product using the heart symbol.
You must vote in every category for your votes to count and to receive a free invitation to the awards party (tickets are non-transferrable).


• All votes are saved immediately and no confirmation is provided (this allows you to dip in and out of the process whilst also allowing you to change your votes right up to the deadline).
• After completing 13 votes you should see ‘Your maximum number of votes has been reached’ on top left of the page.
• We will contact you once your votes have been verified and the voting period has ended, if you have requested a ticket to the awards party.

Voting Deadline

• Friday, 18 November (11:59 GMT)

When Will The Winners Be Announced?

• All winners will be revealed at ‘[d]arc night, the [d]arc awards ceremony on 05 December, 2019 in London.

If you are a manufacturer/supplier and would like to attend the awards or have any questions please contact Moses Naeem –